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TSO gala showcases guitar art
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Staying true to her style, Charlotte Bender painted her guitar with her signature Japanese koi. Her painted guitar, "Sound Wave," will be auctioned Saturday, March 7, at the Tucson Symphony Orchestra's Art of Music gala.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Northwest artist Charlotte Bender, pictured in front of one of her Japanese koi paintings, participated in this year's Art of Music gala. The Tucson Symphony Orchestra's 2009 gala uses guitars to impart its Latin-American theme.